Golden Triangle Tour
Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India. is often said to be “Dilwaalon ki Dilli”, It is situated alongside River Yamuna and bordered by Haryana state on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh state to the east. The NCT covers an area of 1,484 square kilometres (573 sq mi). Delhi is well connected with the neighbouring regions and other major cities of India through all modes of transport such as airways, railways and roadways .
Agra the city lies in the Western part of Uttar Pradesh on the bank of River Yamuna. Agra is a city offering a discovery of the beautiful era. Its fair combination of history, culture, shopping and food, make “Agra” a fun-filled holiday destination and popular travel destination among Indian and international travellers! The earliest citation for Agra comes from the mythological era, where the epic Mahabharata.
The City palace: In the heart of the old city is the former royal residence built in a blend of the Rajasthani and Mughal styles. The palace houses a museum with a superb collection of Rajasthani costumes and an armoury of the Mughals and the Rajputs. Jantar Mantar: A stone observatory, the largest of Jai Singh's five remarkable observatories. Its complex instruments and shapes are scientifically designed, represent the high points of medieval Indian astronomy.
Duration : 04 Nights / 05 Days
Destinations : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi
Our Company representatives will receive you on arrival at the international airport in Delhi early in the morning and assist you for early check-in at the pre-booked hotel. After wash n change your 1sightseeing of Delhi starts with guide. Delhi, the capital of kingdoms and empires is now a sprawling metropolis with a fascinating blend of the past and the present. It is a perfect introduction to the composite culture of an ancient land. A window to the kaleidoscope - that is India. A sightseeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's House, Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Overnight will be at Delhi.
Delhi - Agra
After breakfast start your journey for Agra, enroute visit Old Delhi the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi, who taught the world freedom was achievable by non-violence was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most opulent fort and palace of the Moghul Empire. Enjoy the cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk. After visiting few monuments start for Agra and reach by early evening. Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder of Taj Mahal built by Shah Jahan. The Taj is a white marble memorial to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed, and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from its stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen. After check into hotel, visit Taj Mahal "The Monument of Love" in Agra.
Agra - Jaipur
After breakfast proceed for visit to the Agra Fort and continue drive to Jaipur, enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri after lunch. The deserted, red Sandstone City, Emperor Akbar built that as his capital and palace in the late 16th century is an exhilarating experience. It is a veritable fairytale city and its "ruins" are in pristine condition... it's not hard to imagine what the court life must have been like in the days of its grandeur. Also visit the Bulund Darwaza, the largest gateway in the world. Upon arrival in Jaipur check in at the hotel.
In the morning an excursion to Amber Fort after breakfast. Elephant ride ascent to the fort. Visit the various palaces within the fort premises.The City Palace houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum.The largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II is in Jaipur. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use. Evening is free for leisure.
Jaipur - Delhi
After leisurely breakfast proceed for Hawa Mahal which is a five-storey structure of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine trellis work and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953 niches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women. After Lunch in Jaipur proceed to Delhi. Reach Delhi and you will be transferred to a hotel for dinner and WASH AND CHANGE, as your flight will be late in the evening. Proceed to the airport for flight with sweet memories of India.
Hawa Mahal: Built in 1799 A.D, the Hawa Mahal or the Palace of winds is a major Rajput landmark. The monument was originally conceived with the aim of enabling ladies of the royal household to watch the everyday life and royal processions of the city. Amber Fort and Palace: This is situated just over 10 Kms away from Jaipur on the Jaipur- Delhi Highway and was the ancient capital of the Jaipur State . The complex of palaces, halls, pavilion s, gardens and temples was built over a period of about two centuries. The fort is a striking example of Rajput architecture situated on a hill side and overlooking a lake, which reflects the fort's ramparts and terraces.